Classical School Appleton

Learn more about the Appleton Classical School, an AASD Charter School

Classical School, a tuition-free kindergarten through 8th grade charter school in the Appleton Area School District, is hosting informational sessions for parents of prospective students on Wednesdays, December 12, 2018; January 9, 2019; and February 6, 2019 at 6:30 pm. Each session will include a presentation, time for questions,...
Badger Sports Park Specials

Weeknight Specials at Badger Sports Park

Weeknights can be rough. Particularly in the dead of winter in Northeast Wisconsin. Badger Sports Park has specials every night of the week to let you shake things up, have a little family fun, and eat some of the best pizza around. All nearby and at seriously budget-friendly prices. Take...
luv 2 play

Luv 2 Play – Appleton’s Newest Fun Spot!

Appleton's newest indoor playground, Luv 2 Play, is fun for the whole family and the grand opening is Thursday, November 1, 2018! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pE0CB3Ub3O4 Luv 2 Play 4938 Integrity Way Appleton, WI 54913 luv2play.com/appleton/ Play Hours Monday-Thursday: 9am-8pm Friday-Saturday: 9am-9pm Sunday: 10am-6pm Luv 2 Play Information Admission Parents, Babies under 6 months, and Siblings over 13: FREE Under 12 months...
Dia de los Muertos

What is Dia de los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration?

Have you seen colorful sugar skulls and artwork depicting Dia de los Muertos? Do you wonder what this tradition and cultural holiday all meant? The Appleton Bilingual School shares with us some meaning behind this traditional celebration. Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead, is a celebration honoring...
Gixo

Try the Gixo app with us! – Workout anytime, anywhere

We are excited to be partnering with Gixo, a fitness app that allows you to workout anytime, anywhere with real trainers! It intrigued me because as a busy mom it gives me the flexibility to find something, at home, that works with my schedule. Give it a try with...
ymca youth sports

Play On My Team – What can youth sports offer?

The first practice is coming. The excitement and butterflies are at capacity. Who’s on my team? Will I know anyone? What if I’m not good? I’m scared. In youth sports, kids are faced with a greater challenge than simply playing the sport. Meeting the team, the coaches and the parents...
Things to Do in September

30 Things to Do in September

Changing leaves. Pumpkin spice everything. Comfortable temperatures. Firmly back into the school routine. So many things to do and lovable things about September! We've rounded up some fun things to do this month in Northeast Wisconsin, from Oshkosh to Appleton to Green Bay (and beyond) for your family! Things to Do in...
Little Critter Pediatric Dentistry Appleton

Meet Dr. Keta at Little Critter Pediatric Dentistry

There is no place like home – back to work some magic on your munchkins at Little Critter Pediatric Dentistry. Meet Dr. Keta I have known since kindergarten that I wanted to be a dentist. It sounds silly because who really likes the dentist? Well, I did. The spinning brush and...
YMCA Fox Cites Youth Sports Programs

Let Them Play – Youth Sports

Playing youth sports has evolved from kids playing for fun to athletic programs on a much more competitive level than ever. This competition has created a world where kids spend more time on sport-specific training to enhance skills in one area, creating a disadvantage for young athletes. Studies have shown...
Who Framed Roger Rabbit: The Art of Classic American Animation

See, Think, Wonder – Preparing Your Kids for an Art Museum Experience This Summer

Research shows that arts-based education can wire the brain for creativity in ways we are only beginning to understand. Are you looking for fun ways to engage your kids in art this summer? If you answered yes, then start planning a trip to The Trout Museum of Art. Purpose Before your...